Tag Archives: Exes

Scared of the wrong things

I am scared of the wrong things. This has likely always been true of me, but like most of the elements of our personalities we come to acknowledge them through events and experiences, mishaps and miscues… living. I know that … Continue reading

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A compromising position.

I was talking to T on the phone this morning as she drove to work. A major benefit of having summers off is increased phonability. Like, for instance, yesterday as I was finishing up the last-minute of “really fun” stairclimbing … Continue reading

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You You Yours: Owed to a junkie

You do not see, and if You are lucky, You make it impossible for others to see as well. I see. You have beauty, heart You have hands that tell the tale, maybe You are more than the junk and … Continue reading

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True Stories, Vol. Ex #4

The truth is rarely pure and never simple. ~ Oscar Wilde You know when someone says, “You want to know the truth?” that there is likely either something really offensive or outrageous coming down the pike. It is such a … Continue reading

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#5 is alive and, well… yeah, alive.

I received an email from #5 yesterday. It was rather out of the blue. I had emailed him in October on the passing of my milestone birthday as we share a sun sign, among many other things (not sicknesses or … Continue reading

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You get a number when I’m through with you.

There is much talk in many circles of abandoning the ego. How the ego is the root of all our suffering and the ego causes us to make so many of the bad choices that we make and the ego … Continue reading

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Really? You took one of each dish?

Today I moved a whole bunch of boxes into my new apartment. This was a very satisfying activity (though of course it underscores a whole bunch more work that I need to do…) and I was reminded of all my … Continue reading

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